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We are hiring: Lecturer in Global African Studies


LUCAS is currently recruiting a lecturer in Global African Studies. This is newly created permanent position that will help us to deliver on our strategic goals as an interdisciplinary centre for African Studies at the University of Leeds.

We welcome applicants from across the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. You will be based in one of the Schools in either the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures, or the Faculty of Social Sciences, but your main responsibilities will be in LUCAS. You will carry out research, teaching and management within the Centre, School, Faculty and University, and you will expand our teaching portfolio and contribute to innovative academic leadership in the field of Global African Studies.

Please find details about the position on the University vacancies webpage. The closing date is 2nd April 2023.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact Professor Adriaan van Klinken, Director of the Leeds University Centre for African Studies. Email: